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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Arts preview: Indian artist Jayasri Burman melds folklore and values

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Edmund Lee edmund.lee@scmp.com Edmund Lee How to bring gods down to our level GAZING INTO THE MYTH Gallery Sumukha   Born and raised in a traditional Bengali family, Indian artist Jayasri Burman's earliest memories include those of her father waking ...

  2. Giving back to a giving community

    Posted Dec 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok World Children's Fund returns the favour with its annual donation For the sixth consecutive year, the World Children's Fund has donated $100,000 to Operation Santa Claus. Chairman Joseph Lam Tsun-mo presented the cheque to South Ch ...

  3. Kick-start for Operation Santa Claus

    Posted Dec 01st 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell CHILDREN have made an important contribution to this year's Operation Santa Claus by helping boost the funds raised in the Stanley Fort five-a-side football tournament to a staggering $700,000. 'We are quite amazed at the generos ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Occupy Central disobedience ‘threat’ not justified, says Christian leader

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 11:44am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com 'Not enough injustice' to warrant blockade Civil disobedience is justified only when there is immense injustice "particularly threatening lives", one of the city's Christian leaders said yesterday. Reverend Peter Koon Ho-ming, provincial secretary general of the Sheng Kung Hui, the Anglican Church, said he opposed Occupy ...

  5. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Christian sentenced to death for blasphemy in Lahore, Pakistan

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 10:49pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Lahore Christian sentenced to death for blasphemy A court has convicted a Pakistani Christian man and sentenced him to death in a blasphemy case that sparked a riot ... ransacked the neighbourhood where he and other Christians live, setting fire to homes and destroying household possessions. Fearing for their safety, hundreds of Christian families fled the area ...

  6. News - World - CHARITY

    World Vision drops policy of hiring Christians in same-sex marriages

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 09:39pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Christian relief agency says it won't hire people in gay marriages days after it said it would World Vision backtracks on same-sex marriage Facing a firestorm of protest, the prominent Christian relief agency World Vision has dropped a two-day old policy that would have allowed the charity to hire Christians in same-sex marriages. The aid group ...

  7. Children's corner

    Posted Dec 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... [Hotels are offering plenty of events and shows to keep the kids amused while their parents sit back, relax and enjoy the fare As usual, hotels in Hong Kong will be wheeling out their Santas, belting out Christmas carols and spreading out festive fare to ...

  8. Santa: A Life by Jeremy Seal

    Posted Dec 17th 2006, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Tim Cribb Santa: A Life by Jeremy Seal Picador, HK$128 Charged with parental responsibility, thirty-something writer Jeremy Seal (A Fez of the Heart, The Snakebite Survivors Club and The Wreck at Sharpnose Point), tries to recall whether things were like ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Gay teachers banned from International Christian School in Sha Tin

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 04:46am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry 'Morality job contract' draws criticism, including from Anglican Church, for discriminatory stance Christian school seeks 'role models', bans gay teachers A Christian school has imposed a ban on gay teachers under a controversial "morality contract", drawing criticism from activists and from a senior Anglican churchman. The International ...




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